Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
3.42"
(86.87mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1960 1955
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1996
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
6.04"
(153.42mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1960 1998
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1972
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1960 2001
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1972
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
11.37"
(288.80mm)
14.18"
(360.17mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1949 2001
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1915
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
15.32"
(389.13mm)
18.84"
(478.54mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1949 1998
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
21.16"
(537.46mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1957 1998
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
24.28"
(616.71mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
27.87"
(707.90mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
32.85"
(834.39mm)
34.53"
(877.06mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
38.23"
(971.04mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
41.77"
(1,060.96mm)
41.47"
(1,053.34mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
44.89"
(1,140.21mm)
44.96"
(1,141.98mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
68.25"
(1,733.55mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1972
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
91.09"
(2,313.69mm)
89.89"
(2,283.21mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
134.90"
(3,426.46mm)
134.79"
(3,423.67mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
189.06"
(4,802.12mm)
179.78"
(4,566.41mm)
9.28"
(235.71mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1975
Ties: 1997
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
225.10"
(5,717.54mm)
224.85"
(5,711.19mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/